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Donald Fagen

aka: Donald Fagen

Singer, former member of "Steely Dan"

According to Donald Fagen in an interview for New York Magazine, "The figure of the Nightfly was based more on a guy who didn't play jazz records, Jean Shepherd. He was a monologuist who used to just talk and tell stories and say funny things. He was a social satirist." (See the link below for the full article
Links to Further Information:
• Article by Donald Fagen
• NY Magazine profile

Originally released in 1982 and then on CD on October 25, 1990. Label: Warner Bros / Wea Cat # 23696 ASIN: B000002KXV